Dear MonkMakesDuino backer,
Just to let you know that if you are looking for holiday season presents, you can now buy a kit based on the MonkMakesDuino LCD kit.
The... Read more
MonkMakesDuino kit now for sale on Amazon
A kit based on the MonkMakesDuino LCD reward is now available to buy on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk.
Also, there are a few people who never completed the... Read more
Well, thats it, after a few frantic days and some hard work at the local post office, all the rewards that have completed the survey to supply their... Read more
Reward Delivery Update
Thank you for your survey responses, if you haven't yet sent me your address, for delivery, please do so.
There has been a slight delay in production that means that... Read more
Getting started with MonkMakesDuino
Hi, the early access boards have now been sent out.
I have also put up some instructions on downloading drivers here: https://monkmakes.com/mmd
Production is proceeding with the big batch, although... Read more
Early Access Reward Despatched
The early access boards have been sent out today. If you are in the UK, you should receive them early next week, for the rest of the world, please... Read more
Thank you very much for backing this project.
I have ordered the PCBs for the first small batch. They will become the early bird rewards and then the big batch... Read more
Schematic now available
Perhaps the easiest way to answer any deep technical questions about the MonkMakesDuino is to provide the schematic. So you can find it here along with some discussion of the... Read more
New Prototypes Made
The new PCBs for the prototype before production prototypes arrived today, and I soldered a couple up to test, using my trusty toaster oven:
The main difference is moving the... Read more
New Stretch Goals
Here are some stretch goals for the project:
- Funding reaches £7000 - full public online documentation and code for an LED Dice project using components from the MonkMakesDuino LCD Starter... Read more
Many thanks for all the feedback on whether the boards should be supplied with their header pins soldered or ready for you to solder.
A lot of people want to... Read more
Thanks everyone for getting us to our funding goal.
I'm trying to gauge opinion on how many people would prefer the boards without the headers soldered on so that this... Read more
What a great start!
We've had a great first day and a bit, so it looks like we'll have no trouble reaching the goal. This means that I can go ahead and get some... Read more